Tag Archives: Board of Education

School board names new principals

NAUGATUCK — Two familiar faces will step into new leadership roles in the Naugatuck School District come July. The Board of Education last week hired John Harris as the new…

Board backs plan for armed guards in schools

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has reached a consensus — though not unanimously — to move forward with a proposal to hire armed security guards for…

School budget proposal decreases spending

REGION 16 — After some final adjustments, the Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a budget proposal that would cut school spending slightly. The roughly $40.86 million spending…

School board lays out budget proposal 

NAUGATUCK — School officials presented a 2018-19 budget proposal to the Board of Finance Monday night that would increase spending by less than 1 percent. The Board of Education’s proposed…

Armed guards to be on school board’s agenda

REGION 16 — The Board of Education is slated to discuss a proposal to hire armed security guards at its March 28 meeting. Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin has proposed…

Naugatuck school board awards bid for busing

NAUGATUCK — The cost to bus borough students will go up more than $427,000 over the next five school years. On Monday, the Board of Education unanimously awarded the bid…

School board settles on spending plan

NAUGATUCK — A week after rejecting two separate proposed spending plans for the 2018-19 school year, the Board of Education in a special meeting Monday night settled on a new…

School budget presentation will have to wait

NAUGATUCK — After some debate, the Board of Education rejected two budget proposals and won’t present its request to finance officials for at least another month. The school board was…

New courses coming to NHS

NAUGATUCK —The Board of Education this month approved four new courses at Naugatuck High School for the 2018-19 school year. The classes include Matter and Motion, which allows students to…

Region 16 school board approves Narcan policy

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week gave its final approval to a policy covering the use of Narcan, paving the way for the drug used…